Dr Cathal Nolan

BEng, PgDip, MEng, PhD

Head of Department of Aerospace, Mechanical and Electronic Eng

Department of Aerospace, Mechanical and Electronic Eng, Carlow Campus

e: Cathal.Nolan@itcarlow.ie      t: 059 9175407

ORCID ID:0000-0003-4748-3292

 
  • Research Interests
  • Publications
  • Research Supervision
  • Engagement and Collaboration

Research Interests

  • Waste heat recovery
  • The Organic Rankine Cycle
  • Scroll expanders
  • Hybrid Vehicles
  • Air conditioning/cooling
  • Fuel Efficiency

Publications

Conference Proceedings and Papers

Waste heat recovery utilising engine coolant on a hybrid bus. C, Nolan. R, O’Shaughnessy. R, Douglas. C, Rouaud. ImechE, 2013. Vehicle Thermal Management Systems 11.

Waste heat recovery to improve fuel economy on a hybrid bus. C, Nolan. R, O’Shaughnessy. R, Douglas. C, Rouaud. ATZ, 2014. 8th International MTZ Conference.

Application of the Organic Rankine Cycle on a hybrid bus. C, Nolan. R, O’Shaughnessy. R, Douglas. C, Rouaud. A, M, Foley. ATA 2014. ATA Review.

The Energy and Thermal Management of a Hybrid Double Deck Bus. B, Maybin. A, Hanna. C,Rouaud. S, Edwards. R, Douglas. C, Nolan. R, Seaman. D, Ketcher.  AKF 2014. Aachener Motorensymposium.

Research Supervision

Current Research Students

engCORE intern from Seatech Toulon University

Engagement and Collaboration

  • Innovation Voucher reference number IV20152245
  • Innovation Voucher reference number IV20153028
  • Innovation Partnership reference number IP20170514